In a year when PC gaming became more multifaceted and complicated than ever, it also popularized a genre—battle royale—with one of the simplest premises imaginable. As ever, PC remains at the forefront of gaming. Whether it’s the platform’s longtime … [Read more...] about The State of PC Gaming
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Macs see a fair number of new games—enough for us to comfortably pick 10 strong options for our monthly roundup, at least—but the selection still lags well behind Windows PCs. Release parity has gradually climbed over the past few years, but while we get a lot more … [Read more...] about GeForce Now beta impressions: Streaming PC games to your Mac isn’t perfect, but it’s definitely impressive
After suddenly leaving Valve after eight years, Steam’s former director of business development, Jason Holtman, has found a new home at Microsoft. Holtman will focus on “PC Gaming and Entertainment strategy.”“Yes, I have joined Microsoft where I will be … [Read more...] about Microsoft bolsters its PC gaming cred with Steam’s former business maestro
Everybody knows that gaming is big business. Sometimes, though, seeing the numbers all laid out in a row can give a person pause. Gaming really is big business and it’s getting bigger every year.Most encouraging for anyone who likes seeing a robust gaming industry is that … [Read more...] about Gaming market explodes for $91 billion in 2016, led by mobile and PC games
As we round the corner on our way out of another E3, it’s worth taking a look back and seeing what really stuck with us throughout the gigantic, announcement-filled gaming conference. Computers tend to take a back seat to consoles in the summer, but that doesn’t stop … [Read more...] about What PC game announcement from E3 2017 has you hyped?